First published in the Oct. 15 print issue of the Burbank Leader.
The Burroughs High School varsity football team suffered its first Pacific-Upper League setback after falling at Pasadena, 48-14, last Friday.
Junior Chris Kulikov completed seven passes for 75 yards and rushed for 15 yards and a touchdown on 11 carries for the Bears. Senior teammate Marcus Manahan rushed for 63 yards and a touchdown on 18 carries.
Senior Dilan Webster had three receptions for 26 yards and rushed for 10 yards on one carry. Junior Jake Scozzola made three catches for 41 yards, junior Ethan Hubbell made an 8-yard reception and junior kicker Brodie Kemp went 2-for-2 in PAT attempts.
Senior Noah Crues racked up a game-high 11 tackles while senior Collis Lurie registered nine tackles. Junior Alex Valenzuela had six tackles, senior Ricky Garcia made five tackles, and senior Brian Noguchi, junior Jayden Mowery and junior Santiago Sanchez each registered four tackles. Senior Reznor Reeves and junior Noah Frenkel each recorded three tackles, senior Dillon Barnes, senior Anthony Solis-Torrico, junior Anthony Rodriguez, junior Sonny Arana, junior Reese Shuton and sophomore Colin Jimenez each finished with two tackles, and juniors Ryan Hernandez, James Chamchuen and Brody Beebe each had one tackle.
The Bears hosted Muir High of Pasadena in a league matchup this week will be included in next week’s issue. JBHS (5-2 overall, 1-1 in league) will host Arcadia (2-5, 1-1) in a league game on Friday, Oct. 21, at 7 p.m.